According to this week’s FluView report, while parts of the country are seeing elevated flu activity, overall activity nationally remains low.
Researchers from the New York University Tandon School of Engineering and Politecnico di Torino, Italy, have developed a mathematical model that could cure the potential to underestimate how quickly diseases spread.
According to this week’s FluView report, seasonal influenza activity continues to increase slowly in the United States. The proportion of people seeing their healthcare provider for influenza-like-illness (ILI) has been at the national baseline for two consecutive weeks.
Pathologists at Houston Methodist have developed a real-time website to track flu cases, just in time to assist physicians, the CDC and patients for the fall 2018 flu season.
Between April 27, 2017 and July 1, 2018, more than 1 million suspected cases of cholera in two waves were reported in Yemen, which had been declared a high-level emergency by the United Nations in 2015.
Acute flaccid myelitis, a syndrome with rapid muscle weakness in children, has been seen in hospitals in the United States and Canada this fall.
CDC Flu Update: Number of People Seeing Their Healthcare Provider for Influenza-Like Illness is Above National Baseline for the First Time
According to this week’s FluView report, seasonal influenza activity increased slightly in the United States.
Reported measles cases spiked in 2017, as multiple countries experienced severe and protracted outbreaks of the disease. This is according to a new report published Nov. 29 by leading health organizations.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is working with public health, agricultural, and academic experts to understand the possible threat posed by the spread of the Asian longhorned tick (Haemaphysalis longicornis) in several U.S.
FDA commissioner Scott Gottlieb, MD, has issued the following statement on the current romaine lettuce E. coli O157:H7 outbreak investigation: